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Fall for the Arts

About the Event

Fall for the Arts has been an ever evolving juried artist show around Lake Gaston since 2008.  Thank you to all who have been involved in making this event great!  The FFTA artist community has praised the unique and open platform offered, allowing each artist and patron the opportunity to learn and grow from one another in our relaxed and inspirational setting. In order to further encourage this evolution, the event organizers have elected to make Fall for the Arts a biennial event.

Below are some of the features we would like to explore to develop for future FFTA events, but we encourage your input for more ideas that would be of interest to you for this event. Please contact us.

- Educational seminars for artists

- Offering artists a retreat setting

- Continue the concept of hosting patrons party with artist auction

- Serving gourmet food that supports the high quality of the art

- Bringing the Lake Gaston community together to support the arts

- Continue to host out of town artists in the homes of lake residents and encourage them to relax and enjoy the beauty and serenity of Lake Gaston

Meet the artists in a relaxed setting while enjoying complimentary refreshments, music and hors d’oeuvres. Artwork will be on display and is available for sale, including paintings, ceramics, photography, fused glass, sculptures, jewelry, mixed media and much more! 

 
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Patron Supporter Information

Please consider becoming a patron for this event and provide support to our community at the same time. As a patron you will receive tickets to the event on Saturday, plus admission to a patron's auction/dinner on Friday evening and admission to the wrap up dinner on Saturday evening. 
Being a patron gets you mention as much as possible in the press and is a great opportunity to use event tickets as business reward for employees, customers and friends.
A patrons' preview party will occur the evening of Friday, October 21st from 5-9pm for patron recognition and purchases. For more information on becoming a patron level supporter please see the information below.
$500:  8 reserved seat tickets to the patrons' party on Friday night dinner and a live art auction (including a $100 bidding credit for the auction) and 8 free passes for the show on Saturday
$250:  4 tickets to the patrons' party on Friday night, a $50 bidding credit for the live auction and 4 free passes for the show on Saturday
$100:  2 tickets to the patrons' party on Friday night and 2 free passes for the show on Saturday

Download the Call to Artists Here
Download the Artist Application Here